3 Liisa Ups
3 Liisa Ups
Height: 5-9
Year: Senior
Hometown: Wollongong, NSW, Australia
High School: Smith's Hill
Position: Guard
Major: Medicinal Chemistry
gp 22
pts/g 1.1
fg % 29.0
3pt % 31.6
ft % -
reb/g 1.1
a/g 0.7

2016-17: Appeared in 20 games off the bench for the Bulls as a junior... has played in 143 minutes (7..2/game)... averaging 0.9 points, 1.3 rebounds and 1.2 assists on the year... ranks fifth on the team with 23 assists on the season... has notched 10 steals off the bench... netted a season-high four points, three rebounds and two assists in the Bulls win vs Akron (2/18)... scored four points and dished out three assists in the Bulls win over Manhattan (11/19)... dished out a season-high five assists to go along with three points and four rebounds while playing a season-high 20 minutes against Kent State (2/4)... grabbed a season-best five rebounds in the season opening win over UMass (11/11)... notched a season-high three steals, three points and three assists in the Bulls win over Miami (12/31).

2015-16: Appeared in 25 games while earning the start in 16 games for the Bulls as a sophomore... started 16 of the first 17 games of the season before being replaced in the starting lineup... averaging 12.3 minutes while compiling 49 points on the year... grabbed a career-high 40 rebounds including 13 offensive boards... recorded a career-best 43 assists and 17 steals... scored a career-high nine points, dished out four assists and grabbed three rebounds against Ball State (1/13)... dished out a career-high nine assists and grabbed five rebounds in the Bulls win over Niagara (12/21)... grabbed a career-best six rebounds in the UB win over Canisius (11/17)... netted four points and dished out an assist in the NCAA Tournament loss to Ohio State (3/18)... earned Academic All-MAC accolades as well as being named to the MAC Distinguished Scholar Athlete list for the first time in her career.

2014-15: Played in 29 of the Bulls' 32 games as a freshman, starting the season-opener...averaged 1.0 points and 0.5 rebounds in 8.3 minutes of play per game...twice scored a collegiate-best five points against Niagara on Nov. 22 and against Toledo on Feb. 4...had a season-high two steals at #8/7 Duke on Nov. 25...dished out a pair of assists on Nov. 29 against Illinois State at the Miami Thanksgiving Tournament and on Jan. 21 at Toledo...recorded 14 rebounds, 11 steals and seven assists as a freshman.

High School: Attended Smith's Hill High School...played for coach Darren Obrien...two-year captain...was named Smith's Hill Sport Person of the Year...won back-to-back New South Wales state championships...twice named MVP of tournament...member and MVP of the NSW South Coast Combined High Schools team that won the state title in 2013...won bronze as a member of the combined high school team in grade 11...also played for Illawarra Hawks coached by Wendy Brown and Cheryl Lowe...won open age state championship as the MVP in 2013...co-captained the U18 team and was selected co-defensive player of the year in 2012...named Illawarra Hawks female player of the year...earned game MVP while helping Hawks to a state title...won silver medal in 2014 playing for NSW...New South Wales Institute of Sport scholarship recipient...was named the NSW South Coast Combined High Schools Sports Person of the Year...won the Sharon Bird Award as a local sporting champion.

Personal: Born Aug. 9, 1995...daughter of Peeter and Tracey Ups...has brothers Cheyne Lawson and Jye Lawson and an identical twin sister, Katherine, who joins her at UB...majoring in medicinal chemistry...hobbies include sunshine and the beach...favorite athlete is Skylar Diggins...lists greatest athletic experience as playing in the 2014 Australian National Championship game...if she could visit anywhere in the world, she'd travel to the Greek Islands.

Recent Games
Mar 7 vs. Kent State W, 72-50
Mar 9 vs. Western Michigan W, 85-53
Mar 10 vs. Central Michigan L, 96-91
Mar 17 vs. South Fla. W, 102-79
Mar 19 vs. Florida State W, 86-65
Mar 24 vs. South Carolina L, 79-63
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 22 8
Games started 2 -
Minutes 152 58
Minutes per game 6.9 7.3
FG 9-31 3-11
FG Pct 29.0 27.3
3PT 6-19 1-5
3PT Pct 31.6 20.0
FT 0-0 0-0
FT Pct - -
Off rebounds 8 2
Def rebounds 17 2
Total rebounds 25 4
Rebounds per game 1.1 0.5
Personal fouls 17 5
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 16 4
Turnovers 16 6
Assist to turnover ratio 1.0 0.7
Steals 6 1
Blocks 1 1
Points 24 7
Points per game 1.1 0.9
Points per 40 min 6.3 4.8
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 3 Bloomsburg W, 64-32 - 17 1-5 20.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Nov 10 Delaware W, 87-73 - 10 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Nov 13 Maryland Eastern Shore W, 76-41 - 10 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Nov 23 vs. Nebraska W, 82-72 - 10 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0
Nov 24 vs. Clemson W, 61-41 - 9 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Dec 2 at Arizona State L, 76-57 - 7 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 3 vs. UNLV W, 80-53 1 8 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 7 Canisius W, 73-47 1 10 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 9 at Columbia W, 65-63 - 12 0-3 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 15 at St. Bonaventure W, 76-59 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 18 at Niagara L, 75-62 - 2 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 21 at St. John's W, 73-72 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 30 at Akron W, 89-66 - 5 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 3 Western Michigan W, 71-49 - 5 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 6 at Northern Illinois L, 86-84 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 10 Miami (OH) W, 72-67 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 13 at Ball State W, 84-80 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 17 at Ohio W, 67-63 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 Toledo W, 87-69 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 Eastern Michigan W, 97-92 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 at Central Michigan L, 86-79 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 at Toledo W, 84-73 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 Kent State W, 80-42 - 10 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 10 at Miami (OH) W, 64-49 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Feb 14 Central Michigan W, 85-82 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 Akron W, 85-71 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at Bowling Green W, 88-67 - 9 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Feb 24 Ohio W, 70-53 - 7 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 28 at Kent State W, 81-51 - 10 1-3 33.3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Mar 3 Bowling Green W, 74-38 - 10 1-5 20.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 2
Mar 7 vs. Kent State W, 72-50 - 4 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Mar 9 vs. Western Michigan W, 85-53 - 6 2-3 66.7 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 5
Mar 10 vs. Central Michigan L, 96-91 - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. South Fla. W, 102-79 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 19 vs. Florida State W, 86-65 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Mar 24 vs. South Carolina L, 79-63 - 1 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 3 Bloomsburg W, 64-32 - 17 1 1 2 2 3 0.7 1 1 2 -
Nov 10 Delaware W, 87-73 - 10 1 0 1 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 0
Nov 13 Maryland Eastern Shore W, 76-41 - 10 0 3 3 2 0 - 1 0 0 0
Nov 23 vs. Nebraska W, 82-72 - 10 1 0 1 2 1 2.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 24 vs. Clemson W, 61-41 - 9 1 3 4 2 2 1.0 2 0 0 0
Dec 2 at Arizona State L, 76-57 - 7 0 0 0 1 3 0.3 0 0 1 0
Dec 3 vs. UNLV W, 80-53 1 8 0 4 4 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Dec 7 Canisius W, 73-47 1 10 0 1 1 2 1 2.0 2 0 2 0
Dec 9 at Columbia W, 65-63 - 12 2 3 5 1 1 1.0 0 0 1 -
Dec 15 at St. Bonaventure W, 76-59 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 18 at Niagara L, 75-62 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Dec 21 at St. John's W, 73-72 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 30 at Akron W, 89-66 - 5 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 3 Western Michigan W, 71-49 - 5 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 0
Jan 6 at Northern Illinois L, 86-84 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 10 Miami (OH) W, 72-67 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 13 at Ball State W, 84-80 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 17 at Ohio W, 67-63 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 20 Toledo W, 87-69 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 27 Eastern Michigan W, 97-92 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 at Central Michigan L, 86-79 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 3 at Toledo W, 84-73 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 Kent State W, 80-42 - 10 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 2 0
Feb 10 at Miami (OH) W, 64-49 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 14 Central Michigan W, 85-82 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 17 Akron W, 85-71 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 at Bowling Green W, 88-67 - 9 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 24 Ohio W, 70-53 - 7 1 1 2 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 0
Feb 28 at Kent State W, 81-51 - 10 1 1 2 2 1 2.0 0 0 0 -
Mar 3 Bowling Green W, 74-38 - 10 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 2 0
Mar 7 vs. Kent State W, 72-50 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 2 -
Mar 9 vs. Western Michigan W, 85-53 - 6 1 0 1 1 0 - 0 0 1 -
Mar 10 vs. Central Michigan L, 96-91 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 17 vs. South Fla. W, 102-79 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Mar 19 vs. Florida State W, 86-65 - 3 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Mar 24 vs. South Carolina L, 79-63 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2014-15 29 1 8.3 0.3-0.9 30.8 0.2-0.3 62.5 0.3-0.4 72.7 1.0
2015-16 25 16 12.3 0.8-2.8 30.4 0.2-1.0 20.0 0.1-0.2 33.3 2.0
2016-17 20 - 7.2 0.3-1.2 24.0 0.1-0.4 37.5 0.1-0.3 50.0 0.9
2017-18 22 2 6.9 0.4-1.4 29.0 0.3-0.9 31.6 0.0-0.0 - 1.1
Total 96 19 8.8 0.5-1.6 29.1 0.2-0.6 31.7 0.1-0.2 56.5 1.3
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2014-15 29 1 241 8-26 30.8 5-8 62.5 8-11 72.7 29
2015-16 25 16 308 21-69 30.4 5-25 20.0 2-6 33.3 49
2016-17 20 - 143 6-25 24.0 3-8 37.5 3-6 50.0 18
2017-18 22 2 152 9-31 29.0 6-19 31.6 0-0 - 24
Total 96 19 844 44-151 29.1 19-60 31.7 13-23 56.5 120
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2014-15 29 1 8.3 1.3-4.3 30.8 0.8-1.3 62.5 1.3-1.8 72.7 4.8
2015-16 25 16 12.3 2.7-9.0 30.4 0.6-3.2 20.0 0.3-0.8 33.3 6.4
2016-17 20 - 7.2 1.7-7.0 24.0 0.8-2.2 37.5 0.8-1.7 50.0 5.0
2017-18 22 2 6.9 2.4-8.2 29.0 1.6-5.0 31.6 0.0-0.0 - 6.3
Total 96 19 8.8 2.1-7.2 29.1 0.9-2.8 31.7 0.6-1.1 56.5 5.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2014-15 29 1 8.3 0.2 0.3 0.5 0.9 0.0 0.2 0.7 0.4 0.4 0.0
2015-16 25 16 12.3 0.5 1.1 1.6 1.0 0.0 1.7 1.2 1.5 0.7 0.1
2016-17 20 - 7.2 0.3 1.0 1.3 0.5 0.0 1.1 1.1 1.1 0.5 0.0
2017-18 22 2 6.9 0.4 0.8 1.1 0.8 0.0 0.7 0.7 1.0 0.3 0.0
Total 96 19 8.8 0.3 0.8 1.1 0.8 0.0 0.9 0.9 1.0 0.5 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2014-15 29 1 241 5 9 14 26 0 7 19 0.4 11 0
2015-16 25 16 308 13 27 40 25 0 43 29 1.5 17 3
2016-17 20 - 143 5 20 25 10 0 23 21 1.1 10 0
2017-18 22 2 152 8 17 25 17 0 16 16 1.0 6 1
Total 96 19 844 31 73 104 78 0 89 85 1.0 44 4
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2014-15 29 1 8.3 0.8 1.5 2.3 4.3 0.0 1.2 3.2 0.4 1.8 0.0
2015-16 25 16 12.3 1.7 3.5 5.2 3.2 0.0 5.6 3.8 1.5 2.2 0.4
2016-17 20 - 7.2 1.4 5.6 7.0 2.8 0.0 6.4 5.9 1.1 2.8 0.0
2017-18 22 2 6.9 2.1 4.5 6.6 4.5 0.0 4.2 4.2 1.0 1.6 0.3
Total 96 19 8.8 1.5 3.5 4.9 3.7 0.0 4.2 4.0 1.0 2.1 0.2
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 22 2 6.9 0.4-1.4 29.0 0.3-0.9 31.6 0.0-0.0 - 1.1
Conference 8 - 7.3 0.4-1.4 27.3 0.1-0.6 20.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.9
Exhibition 1 - 17.0 1.0-5.0 20.0 1.0-3.0 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 3.0
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Home 7 1 8.9 0.4-1.7 25.0 0.3-1.0 28.6 0.0-0.0 - 1.1
Away 7 - 6.7 0.3-1.3 22.2 0.1-0.7 20.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.7
Neutral 8 1 5.4 0.5-1.2 40.0 0.4-0.9 42.9 0.0-0.0 - 1.4
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Wins 19 2 7.5 0.5-1.6 30.0 0.3-0.9 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 1.3
Losses 3 - 3.3 0.0-0.3 0.0 0.0-0.3 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
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November 4 - 9.8 0.8-2.2 33.3 0.8-2.0 37.5 0.0-0.0 - 2.3
December 6 2 7.3 0.0-1.0 0.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
January 1 - 5.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
February 5 - 7.6 0.4-1.2 33.3 0.2-0.8 25.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.0
March 6 - 4.3 0.7-1.7 40.0 0.3-0.7 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.7
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 22 2 152 9-31 29.0 6-19 31.6 0-0 - 24
Conference 8 - 58 3-11 27.3 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 7
Exhibition 1 - 17 1-5 20.0 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
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Home 7 1 62 3-12 25.0 2-7 28.6 0-0 - 8
Away 7 - 47 2-9 22.2 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 5
Neutral 8 1 43 4-10 40.0 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 11
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Wins 19 2 142 9-30 30.0 6-18 33.3 0-0 - 24
Losses 3 - 10 0-1 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
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November 4 - 39 3-9 33.3 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 9
December 6 2 44 0-6 0.0 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0
January 1 - 5 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
February 5 - 38 2-6 33.3 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 5
March 6 - 26 4-10 40.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 10
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 22 2 6.9 2.4-8.2 29.0 1.6-5.0 31.6 0.0-0.0 - 6.3
Conference 8 - 7.3 2.1-7.6 27.3 0.7-3.4 20.0 0.0-0.0 - 4.8
Exhibition 1 - 17.0 2.4-11.8 20.0 2.4-7.1 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 7.1
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Home 7 1 8.9 1.9-7.7 25.0 1.3-4.5 28.6 0.0-0.0 - 5.2
Away 7 - 6.7 1.7-7.7 22.2 0.9-4.3 20.0 0.0-0.0 - 4.3
Neutral 8 1 5.4 3.7-9.3 40.0 2.8-6.5 42.9 0.0-0.0 - 10.2
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Wins 19 2 7.5 2.5-8.5 30.0 1.7-5.1 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 6.8
Losses 3 - 3.3 0.0-4.0 0.0 0.0-4.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
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November 4 - 9.8 3.1-9.2 33.3 3.1-8.2 37.5 0.0-0.0 - 9.2
December 6 2 7.3 0.0-5.5 0.0 0.0-2.7 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
January 1 - 5.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0
February 5 - 7.6 2.1-6.3 33.3 1.1-4.2 25.0 0.0-0.0 - 5.3
March 6 - 4.3 6.2-15.4 40.0 3.1-6.2 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 15.4
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 22 2 6.9 0.4 0.8 1.1 0.8 0.0 0.7 0.7 1.0 0.3 0.0
Conference 8 - 7.3 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.6 0.0 0.5 0.8 0.7 0.1 0.1
Exhibition 1 - 17.0 1.0 1.0 2.0 2.0 - 2.0 3.0 0.7 1.0 1.0
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Home 7 1 8.9 0.3 0.7 1.0 1.4 0.0 0.7 1.0 0.7 0.6 0.1
Away 7 - 6.7 0.4 0.6 1.0 0.3 0.0 0.9 0.9 1.0 0.0 0.0
Neutral 8 1 5.4 0.4 1.0 1.4 0.6 0.0 0.6 0.4 1.7 0.3 0.0
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Wins 19 2 7.5 0.4 0.9 1.3 0.8 0.0 0.8 0.7 1.2 0.3 0.1
Losses 3 - 3.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.3 1.0 0.3 0.0 0.0
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November 4 - 9.8 0.8 1.5 2.3 1.0 0.0 1.8 1.3 1.4 0.8 0.0
December 6 2 7.3 0.3 1.3 1.7 0.8 0.0 0.8 1.0 0.8 0.3 0.0
January 1 - 5.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
February 5 - 7.6 0.4 0.4 0.8 0.6 0.0 0.6 0.6 1.0 0.0 0.0
March 6 - 4.3 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.8 0.0 0.2 0.2 1.0 0.2 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 22 2 152 8 17 25 17 0 16 16 1.0 6 1
Conference 8 - 58 2 2 4 5 0 4 6 0.7 1 1
Exhibition 1 - 17 1 1 2 2 - 2 3 0.7 1 1
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Home 7 1 62 2 5 7 10 0 5 7 0.7 4 1
Away 7 - 47 3 4 7 2 0 6 6 1.0 0 0
Neutral 8 1 43 3 8 11 5 0 5 3 1.7 2 0
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Wins 19 2 142 8 17 25 16 0 15 13 1.2 6 1
Losses 3 - 10 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 0.3 0 0
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November 4 - 39 3 6 9 4 0 7 5 1.4 3 0
December 6 2 44 2 8 10 5 0 5 6 0.8 2 0
January 1 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0
February 5 - 38 2 2 4 3 0 3 3 1.0 0 0
March 6 - 26 1 1 2 5 0 1 1 1.0 1 1
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 22 2 6.9 2.1 4.5 6.6 4.5 0.0 4.2 4.2 1.0 1.6 0.3
Conference 8 - 7.3 1.4 1.4 2.8 3.4 0.0 2.8 4.1 0.7 0.7 0.7
Exhibition 1 - 17.0 2.4 2.4 4.7 4.7 0.0 4.7 7.1 0.7 2.4 2.4
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Home 7 1 8.9 1.3 3.2 4.5 6.5 0.0 3.2 4.5 0.7 2.6 0.6
Away 7 - 6.7 2.6 3.4 6.0 1.7 0.0 5.1 5.1 1.0 0.0 0.0
Neutral 8 1 5.4 2.8 7.4 10.2 4.7 0.0 4.7 2.8 1.7 1.9 0.0
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Wins 19 2 7.5 2.3 4.8 7.0 4.5 0.0 4.2 3.7 1.2 1.7 0.3
Losses 3 - 3.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.0 0.0 4.0 12.0 0.3 0.0 0.0
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November 4 - 9.8 3.1 6.2 9.2 4.1 0.0 7.2 5.1 1.4 3.1 0.0
December 6 2 7.3 1.8 7.3 9.1 4.5 0.0 4.5 5.5 0.8 1.8 0.0
January 1 - 5.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
February 5 - 7.6 2.1 2.1 4.2 3.2 0.0 3.2 3.2 1.0 0.0 0.0
March 6 - 4.3 1.5 1.5 3.1 7.7 0.0 1.5 1.5 1.0 1.5 1.5